DevOps is a set of practices that combines software development (Dev) and information-technology operations (Ops) which aims to shorten the systems development life cycle and provide continuous delivery with high software quality.
The DevOps Institute
DevOps Institute (DOI) is the Association for DevOps Professionals. It is a global continuous learning community for DevOps skills development. Members have access to the most innovative, inspirational and transformational DevOps networking and career growth opportunities. We are dedicated to advancing the human elements of DevOps success. Our role-based approach to certification focuses on the most modern competencies and hireable skills required by today’s organizations adopting DevOps.
DevOps Institute recognizes that today’s Humans of DevOps may learn in many different ways. Our open testing program removes the requirement of formal training allowing those who already possess the skills, knowledge and experience in the domain to gain direct access to DevOps Institute’s extensive portfolio of certifications. We help advance careers and support emerging practices within the DevOps community based on a human-centred SKIL Framework, consisting of Skills, Knowledge, Ideas, and Learning. All of our work, including accreditations, research, events, and continuous learning programs – is focused on providing the “human know-how” to modernize IT and make DevOps succeed.
Exams and certifications
Registered exam candidates will also receive a study guide including an exam requirements document, sample exam and glossary that will help the candidate prepare by defining the scope of the examination.
Successful candidates will receive a certificate and digital badge from DevOps Institute acknowledging their achievement.
Courses available through Westcon Comstor Academy
- DevOps Foundation (DOFD)
The DevOps Foundation certification validates a baseline understanding of key DevOps terminology, concepts and practices to ensure everyone is talking the same language and highlights the benefits of DevOps to support organizational success.
- DevOps Leader (DOL)
The DevOps Leader (DOL) certification is intended for anyone who wants to take a transformational leadership approach and make an impact within their organization by implementing DevOps including IT team leaders, managers, directors, business stakeholders, practitioners, and consultants.
- DevSecOps Engineering (DSOE)
The DevSecOps Engineering (DSOE) certification is intended for IT Security professionals who are skilled at security as code with the intent of making security and compliance consumable as a service. A DevSecOps Engineer uses data and security science as their primary means of protecting the organization and customer. The purpose of this certification is to validate knowledge of DevSecOps vocabulary, principles, practices, automation and value.